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Tashichho Dzong in Thimpu with bhutanese flag (Bhutan)
NITHIL DENNIS
A storyteller, photographer, and filmmaker, who looks beyond the boundaries of the human mind in search of the soul that expresses its true feelings. He uses visuals as his medium and loves to explore the microcosm of human existence.  MR. Nithil Dennis, former Director, Symbiosis school of photography. At present he is teaching in Mass Communication Programme, Royal Thimphu College.
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Tashichho Dzong in Thimpu with bhutanese flag (Bhutan)

Tashichho Dzong in Thimphu with bhutanese flag (Bhutan)

 

Dochula pass is located on the way to Punakha from Thimphu, forming a majestic backdrop to the tranquility of the 108 chortens gracing the mountain pass.

Dochula pass is located on the way to Punakha from Thimphu, forming a majestic backdrop to the tranquility of the 108 chortens gracing the mountain pass.

Buddha Dordenma Statue

Atop a hill in Thimphu has a massive golden Buddha sitting atop a gilded meditation hall. Inside the 169 foot Buddha Dordenma statue, there are 125,000 miniature Buddhas encapsulated inside of its enlightened bronze chest, ranging from 8 to 12 inches tall.

 

Buddha Dordenma Statue

This massive statue of Shakyamuni measures in at a height of 51.5 m, making it one of the largest statues of Buddha in the world. The statue is made of bronze and is gilded in gold

 

Buddhism is the official and most prominent religion of Bhutan gives this country its cultural and religious heritage.

Buddhism is the official and most prominent religion of Bhutan gives this country its cultural and religious heritage.

 

The Old Bhutanese Women with A Prayer Wheel

The Old Bhutanese Women with A Prayer Wheel

 

Elderly Citizen of Bhutan

Elderly Citizen of Bhutan

 

Bhutanese girls ramming mud during house construction

Bhutanese girls ramming mud during a house construction

 

The Tibetan-style stupa was built in 1974 as a memorial to the third king, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck (1928–72).

The Tibetan-style stupa was built in 1974 as a memorial to the third king, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck (1928–72).

 

Phallus Art made of wood in Bhutan

Phallus Art made of wood in Bhutan

 

Phallus Art in Bhutan

Phallus Art in Bhutan

 

Dochula Pass

Dochula Pass – Decorated with small chortens on the lush green hillside, this place tells an interesting story of spirituality, bravery, and Bhutanese culture.

 

punakha dzong-min

The Punakha Dzong, also known as the Pungtang Dechen Photrang Dzong, literally translates to the ‘palace of great happiness or bliss.

Druk Wangyal Lhakhang

The Druk Wangyal Lhakhang was built as a memorial to celebrate 100 years of monarchy in Bhutan

 

Chorten in Bhutan

Chorten or Stupa is an important religious monument in Buddhism, symbolizing Buddha’s presence.

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